On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
55° Feels Like: 55°
Wind: NW 14 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 41°

Tomorrow

Sunny 64°

Tues Night

Clear 45°

Alerts

Grand Rapids soldier dies from wounds suffered in Afghanistan

by

GRAND RAPIDS (WKZO) -- Friends and family of 24-year-old Army medic Zachary Shanafelt are mourning his passing.

Shanafelt was injured in Afghanistan a year ago, and died at Walter Reed Hospital on November 21st.  His death was announced Monday.

Shanafelt was a 2006 graduate of Creston High School and served five months in Afghanistan as a combat medic before being wounded.

Comments